Cardiovascular Treatment


What to Expect at an Appointment With...

If you’ve been experiencing worrisome symptoms, have a family or personal history of heart or vascular disease, or simply want to learn how to lower...

April 14, 2021 / 4 min read


Resistant Hypertension: Controlling Blood Pressure Via New...

Nearly half of adults in the U.S., or about 108 million, have hypertension, or high blood pressure. An even more concerning fact: Only about 1...

April 12, 2021 / 3 min read


Don’t Delay Heart Care During the Pandemic:...

Since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic, the way we receive medical care has changed drastically and remains somewhat fluid. These frequent changes can be...

March 22, 2021 / 4 min read


Pioneering Procedure: Radiation Therapy Targets Heart Rhythm...

The relatively new procedure, performed for the first time in Florida by a multidisciplinary team from Baptist Health’s Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute and Miami...

March 17, 2021 / 6 min read


COVID Fears and Heart Surgeries: Making Progress...

An analysis of national data has found that the COVID-19 pandemic resulted in a substantial decline in overall heart surgeries across the U.S. last year,...

March 10, 2021 / 3 min read


A Different Cardiovascular Risk for Women: Understanding...

Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death for women in the U.S., representing about one of every three female deaths. Women have been extremely...

February 23, 2021 / 3 min read


Rushed from Panama to Miami Cardiac &...

Gabriel Paolo, 75, a retired chemist who worked for years in pharmaceuticals, was still very active with side businesses and enjoying the company of his...

February 22, 2021 / 3 min read


Knowing You Have PAD (Peripheral Artery Disease)...

Most patients with peripheral artery disease (PAD) have never heard of the disease until they are diagnosed. What makes this surprising is that some 8.5...

February 17, 2021 / 3 min read


Coronary Artery Disease: Vital Facts on This...

Does coronary artery disease (CAD) refer to the more general term of “heart disease”? Not exactly, but CAD is the most common type of heart...

February 16, 2021 / 3 min read